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and radar. we to have changes to talk about. and here is a quick look your kron 4 7 day around the bay a 20%-30 percent chance of rainfall. saturday and sunday showers more on your extended forecast, coming up. and as far as the traffic the bridges are looking clear this is a look at the bay bridge toll plaza. a relationship dispute could be to blame for a deadly marine base triple shooting. the tragedy happened friday in virginia -- both the shooter, and one of the two people murdered are from the bay area. this morning we are learning more about them. kron4's maureen kelly has uncovered new details about the pacifica man. who government officials say pulled the trigger, then turned the gun on himself. facebook photos posted by sgt oo-say-bio lopez.better known as levi to his him goofing off in his dress blues.making funny faces has he runs in formation in camouflage.and proudly posing with action movie star chuck norris. .an american flag flies over his family home in pacifica.the people inside saying they did not want to talk to the media at this time. a neighbor who did not
,470-dollars in a year. but with minimum wage now going up to 10-dollars an hour, that all changes. that person now making 10- dollars an hour, multiplied by six hours in a day, equals 60-dollars a day. multiply that by five days a week, comes out to 300- dollars. multiply that by four-point- three-three weeks in a month, comes out to about 1,299-dollars. multiply that in a year, and that comes out to 15,588- dollars. that's an increase of about three thousand dollars a year. city councilmen sam liccardo says that's good for employees. but in the long run, could have a negative impact on small businesses. a three-thousand dollar raise for ten employees, is a 30-thousand dollar hit for a small business. a hit some businesses can't afford. >> we recognize that this is going to be a significant challenge for the small business person. we are helping with start of san jose and tax efforts to enable small businesses. we will continue to help small businesses and recognize this transition could be challenging for many of them. >> reporter: in san jose, philippe djegal, kron four news. >> we're taking
the streets are going to change. they are putting in a huge arch. the with that they have reconfigured this street each will try to bring traffic near more businesses. grant has more of the details. >> it is called the route 238 improvement project and the city of hayward was nice enough to insure this fancy animation. to share this. interstate 580 itself and industrial parkway. downtown hayward is the loop. this will be one way. up and around and back again and start at fort hill and to mission other changes. the one-way traffic started a few moments ago. they have been adjusting and the $100 million project should be completely ready by monday morning. crews will be busy all weekend making some big changes to traffic in downtown hayward. some roads are being turning into one way streets. it's called the hayward loop. the changes could help businesses. the height of the project. they're hoping the changes will make it easier for people to shop. as we prepare for the saint patricks day festivites. set to fall on a sunday this year. officers all across the bay area want to remind driver
and his family's changed forever by a murder that makes no sense and an anger that refuses to settle. >> all i got to say is all i needed with the guy was about two seconds personally for him to understand that, you know what i mean, the anger that i have towards you cause you changed my brother and the rest of my family's live forever. never be the same. >> i will not forgive him. like i said, i curse him for the rest of his life. i have so much hate on him, so much hate. >> i have forgave him. that's who i am. that's the christian person that i am. and that's the only way that i could go on living. they say in time you will heal from your pain, and it's still there. >> kurtis: on march 28, 2005, warren mackey is sentenced to 15 years to life for his crime. the other man mentioned by austin rodriguez as being with mackey has never been charged in the case. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] now's the time to save 5% off every day with your lowe's consumer credit card. (male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> tonight. oakland police are turning to the pu
. >> major changes are coming to the golden gate bridge. when you cross the bridge next wednesday morning the toll takers will be gone and, so will the 15 minutes an hour speed limit. we will tell you how the change could affect your commute. >> we're also following march madness here on the >> w[ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids? it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was. what is he talking about? and if mom was hosting her book club that day, guess missed it! we couldn't just move the tv all willy-nilly all over the house. ohh! ohh! kids today have it so good. ok. [ male announcer ] call to get u-verse tv starting at $19 a month for 2 years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. >> go morning, if some of the top stories that we are following this thursday march 21st. police are looking for the head coach of a traveling bay area baseball team. he is suspected of molesting a teenager and secretly selling a
is the san pablo and san rafael. but that could change drizzle and a clearing will be slow and not until the afternoon however, some sunshine by late afternoon. temperatures will be cooler. most areas in the 50s. the 83 degrees with 57 degrees in oakland. but the seven-tomorrow. the rainfall possible on tuesday >> meter mark-up. starting tomorrow, the cost to park around a-t-and-t park in san francisco gets more expensive. pay meters to park after six o'clock at night. but as kron four's philippe djegal explains. that's all about to change. from as far north as harrison street,,, as far south as mariposa street. as far west as seventh street. and, as far east as the embarcadero. parking around a-t-and-t park will now take an even bigger bite out of your wallet. on non-event days, monday through saturday, metered parking in these areas will cost 25-cents an hour from six until ten o'clock at night. on event days, the price skyrockets to as much as seven-dollars as hour. this means san francisco giants games, and events like the world baseball classic. and-t park mid-month. the san francis
saturday night. 17-year old hanren chang. was crossing sloat boulevard. when she was struck. a student who knew chang says, many people are now trying to cope with the devastating loss. "there for each other" be what she was very involved so it is really sad to see her growth. in such a tragic way. everybody is in a state of morning. the teachers have been supportive and everybody is in -- mourning... together. >> pam: hanren chang was a junior at lowell high school in san francisco. police say, the driver of the car stopped at the scene. and was arrested on suspicion of d-u-i. >> new at 8.more set-backs for giants fan bryan stow as he recovers from a serious brain injury. it's been almost two years since stow was badly beaten outside dodgers stadium.and stow's family says his condition is getting worse. stow recently spent a week in the hospital. more blood clots were found in one of his legs, he was diagnosed with a bladder infection, and surgery stow needs to help with bone growth is being post-poned until his condition improves. this family says on his website that stow is more easily
are just a couple of days away from a big change. it will not look like is exactly when you commute over the golden gate bridge. they will eliminate all of the toll takers, out the personal cast polltakers. it means that things should run more smoothly. jackie sissel hour so reporter is out there talking about how this could mean >> there may be some hitches, would change comes a little bit of confusion. the all electronic toll change is going to happen in just three days on wednesday for the first time. the bridge will go completely electronic for the first time in california. you could see workers on the toll plaza and that is where the new electronic sign will go up. it will lead drivers know was they approach the toll plaza not to stop. that is the message that the golden gate bridge authority continues to press on people. there will be changes but the most important thing is as you approach the toll plaza do not stop. you do not have to give your money to a toll taker because there will not be any. the other change will be the speed limit. they will allow cars to go through the toll
in downtown walnut creek making changes in how they serve patrons. >> a new police substation is up and running in a part of san francisco that's known for increased violence. and a gun buyback event today in a bay area city known for gun violence. we'll have a live report. >> hello everybody. welcome to kron 4 news weekend. i'm ysabel duron >> i'm marty gonzalez we'll get to the news in a moment. but first, let's get a quick check of your forecast with janu. when good morning marty. we are taking alar to look outside the golden gate bridge. a beautiful start to the weekend, up plenty of sunshine and we're expecting sunshine this afternoon with warming temperatures. clear and cool during the overnight hours. it is chilly in the north this morning. 36 degrees in santa rosa and 38 degrees in napa. low '40's for the eastern shore. 46 degrees currently in san jose. 66 degrees today in los gatos 68 in oakland. a little chillier along the coast and the peninsula. we will season '70s and the north bay. 70 in santa rosa and napa. we will continue to feel the warming trend and look at the ex
. >> drivers on the golden gate bridge can expect to see some changes starting today as automatic toll officially kick in this week. the supreme court takes up the issue of same-sex marriages week, details ahead. >> check out this live shot from our mt. tam, a beautiful start to the morning. temperatures right now mainly in the 40's and '50's but we have dropped into the upper 30 degree territory for some of our upper north bay valleys. we have been monitoring the potential for wet weather, the latest model shows backing off on the chance of midweek rain. i will talk about when you will need your umbrella is coming up in just a few minutes. >> a live look at the golden gate bridge, traffic moving well in the southbound direction. your quick commute check shows like conditions for the north bay and the ride for the golden gate bridge. light conditions as well for the peninsula. still doing pretty well in the south bay, more east bay freeways including interstate 888680 are showing some signs of slowing along with i way for their antioch and 583 of the mob pass. >> i will remind everybod
for the inland valleys livermore. hand and things are going to change. there is a storm system offshore that will make for a lot of clouds and cooler temperatures. even the chance for some wet weather. mainly clear skies with high clouds increasing. tomorrow, look for a extensive low cloud coverage. dave will be slow to clear. combined that with gusting winds at 35 m.p.h. some places will even be cooler. highs in the 50s for san francisco 60s in fremont. the warmer places in concord, livermore about five, 10 degrees cooler. and wet weather on tuesday >> coming up at eight. a crazy car crash --- how a california couple accidentally ended up on the roof of somebody's house. then -- severe weather wreaking havoc across parts of the u-s. it even forced the cancellation of a major sporting event. and at 8-30. the memorial for a young teenager, killed on a northern california race- track. kron4 was there the emotional event. the news at eight continues next. >> authorities say there are no reports of damage after a four-point-three-magnitude earthquake hit eureka this morning. the u-s geologi
of the service and how it will forever change them. >> it is a beautiful ceremony and a fitting tribute. i happen to know that he worked for porch in santa cruz to four he went to another agency. i will miss him. >> the best we that we can honor those officers that lost their lives is for us to go out and do our best every day every day. >> to see that many people honored us is more than what i can put into words it is uplifting. i know that the hard work is ahead and we have a lot of support out there. for people that care about us. i think that we will get through this. if it causes people to stop, think. what our role is and what it means to return with honor at the end of the day. that is the best possible with a chicken honor these will legacies of these very fine officers the sacrificed everything for their community. >> reporter: this is a photograph of the daughter, gillian. she got out of a limousine to embrace this person along the sidewalk. they had the employees and to me, that shows you how touch to the family is. they have the-embraced --. from inside the service and outside. report
. we will have the latest on the change coming up. >> a for alarm fire breaks out over nine san francisco's bayview district. we are live on the scene. >> we're also just hours away from another historic supreme court hearing today the high court will hear the defense the marriage act. >> friday will be the warmest of the week and we may see 70's. there is unsettled weather for this afternoon and also on to the weekend. i will have full details coming up. >> it is still a lighted easy ride the golden gate bridge. we have no backups yet despite the change to electronic toll collection. all around the bay the heaviest traffic is still in the east bay on interstate 580 and highway 4. >> the commute is different at the golden gate bridge. this is " officially gone automatic ". as of midnight, the last poll taker has left the toll plaza and the last car to pay a toll drove through the gates. kron4 will tran joins us live from the golden gate bridge with updates. >> have saved a little bit of road rage. so far, everything is great. according to the spokesperson 86% of the morning com
of the university of central florida. is a student had planned to kill people near his dorm but changed his mind killed themselves. >> police say james seev sku marn had some homemade bombs, and an assault weapon, a handgun, and under the rows of ammunition in his dorm long. authorities believe he pulled a fire alarm just after midnight common plant tissue students said they left the building. one student called police and is believed the south as iras may have made the suspect rethink his plan. >> first soda now cigarettes. >> new york city mayor michael bloomberg is starting tobacco sales. he wants to require store to keep tobacco products out of sight unless an adult is buying something or employes are restocking. the goal is to crack down on young people smoking. the proposal would also ban selling tobacco products at a discount. there would be also the tougher penalties. >> 4:22 is the time. we will take a break. giving you a quick look at the toll plaza as you make your way toward the oakland side of the toll plaza heading into san francisco. what we're looking at the east bay temperatures
took to the street >> things are changing in this country. >> my partner and i want to get married in october of. >> some of those are already married before proposition . however, we were not recognized from the government. they are optimistic that the ultimate ruling would be in their favor. the majority of the favors support same-sex marriage. >> it every day i get more and more optimistic things have been changing on this issue than any other issue. >> it feels like there is this momentum across the country that id the supreme court would be stupid if they rule against it. >> reporter: loss of cheering and many people say that this supreme court with -- lots of cheering. dan kerman, kron 4 news. >> pam: continuing our team coverage. kron 4's scott rates speaks to one bay area couple. they say they have been waiting for this issue to reach the high court for a long time. coming up at 11:15. a preview of the upcoming prop eight hearing. as a crowd forms right outside the u.s. supreme court. >> the supreme court hearing has a something they have been waiting for for a very long ti
at eleven. the change begins at midnight tonight. the golden gate bridge makes a big move to go with all electronic tolls. we'll have a live report on what drivers can expect. a trouble spot in san francisco's south of market area shuts down for good after three people are shot there. details ahead. (male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. toll takers like the woman you just heard from will be gone for good as all- electronic tolling will take their place. at 11 - kron4's scott rates is live at the golden gate bridge where the switch to electronic tolling will take place in about an hour. scott? >> reporter: the countdown is on. there is a lot of anticipation. and let me show you some video. this is what it looked like. fresh, new signs that fastrak will be required. all of this as they prepare for the switch over. that toll attendants gathering their personal belongings. and pass this is interesting, the 75 years of the golden gate bridge history that there will not be anybody anybody collecting cash at these stations. mary curry, you or the s
channel -- comcast 193.and streaming live on our website, kron 4 dot com. airport security is changing. the t-s-a is altering its' policy on changing. thyou can't move the tv there. yuh-huh. we have a wireless receiver. listen. back in my day, there was no u-verse wireless receiver that let you move the tv away from the tv outlet. we can move it to the kitchen, the patio, the closet and almost anywhere. why would you want a tv in the closet? [ both laugh ] ♪ [ fancy voice ] brilliant idea, darling. ♪ [ female announcer ] the wireless receiver. get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for 1 year when you bundle tv and internet. rethink possible. barrow island has got rare kangaroos. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them.'s my job to look after it. ♪ >> pam: charles clifford shows us what airport security will be changing. charles clifford has more of >> reporter
of townbut, local merchants are hoping the new sub station and the 24 officers who work here will help change that. suphi helim has owned this store on sixth street for the last 30 years and has seen it all. a lot of drug dealing, a lot of crime, a lot of stabbing, a lot of shop lifting, a lot of pick pocketing. suphi says he has noticed the increase in police since the station opened up on thursday. adel awadella just opened his pizza shop on sixth street and couldn't be happier with the sub station. yeah, they are walking around all over.daytime, i see them walking around back and fourth all over and there was a robbery here today and they were all over it. most people are happy with the station being in the neighborhood. >> do you feel safer knowing that the cops are right across the street? >> it's more safe but i wish they were open 24 hours. they're not. >> reporter: that seems to be the biggest complaint. people say it's great to have the station here, and they have noticed a difference already but the station closes at 10:30 at night. the merchants in the area are hoping the hours wi
from light conditions but that is going to change of the hawaii of heenan enjoy illnes we have been enjoyin springlike but thas going t we have been enjoying springlike conditions but that is going to change. '70s in the south bay, indicated by the yellow on your screen. however, by noon. we will see a cool down by 3:00 p.m. card changes. 50s, 60s, and even cooler. let us take a look at futurecast. clouds are increasing. for the evening, 5:00 p.m., there is a slight chance of showers. that will continue for the 7:00 p.m. hour. the computer models of showing some very dry conditions. it is still pretty drive. it is not going to help with the dry conditions with decreasing our chance for rain. i do not think the we're going to see any chance for rain but temperatures are going to be warm by noon. '60s and '70s. 50s near the coast. but we will cool down by five, 10 degrees by 4:00 p.m. a look a your extended forecast. cooler sunday, monday. with a pretty decent storm tuesday towards wednesday. more rain fall possible and lingering showers possible by thursday. >> pam: if you are a regu
cost expected range from $5 to $7 per hour. >> muni says the changes will make more parking spots available and, help reduce congestion, by discouraging circle in around the ballpark for parking. >> as you might imagine drivers are not buying that. >> it is just a bigger pain in the butt. >> it is annoying to have to pay more. >> the price of the ferry ride it also increase from $9 to $11 this season. the golden gate bridge district scheduled to hold a public hearing on the fares increase proposal on thursday. >> if approved, the new rates would take effect by the start of the season. >> 7 06. as we go to break let us check with george to give up their of the commute. >> thank you darya. we have been keeping an eye on the nimitz freeway were lanes were reconfigured over the weekend. >> this is around fifth with a bite out is being rebuilt. >>vi>vidact. >> we are keeping an eye on it. current conditions are good but there is the possibility of an accident occurring at the site. if you are driving be prepared for those changes. we will take a break in the kron 4 [ male announcer ] s
whether which involve some changes, high erica. >> if you like dry weather, you will enjoy today. if you like the rain, you will enjoy tomorrow. the decrease in cloud cover, mild weather upper 50s low 60s. tomorrow after midday wet weather makes its way back into our forecast. unsettled weather for the next couple of days. sunshine clear skies by saturday and sunday. i will have the full details in your 7 day around the bay. here is george with traffic. >> we have seen a slight increase in volumes and traffic around the bay area. still no hot spots or major delays. the bay bridge volume is the building but debate lights are still off. i wait for a threat antioch and on interstate 580 with the ride from the all to my past and the dublin interchange it still looking with mostly light traffic around the best of the bay area. >> so far there have not made any arrests in this case, no motive. we know they he was shot in the community center to the left of your screen. he staggered across the street. here is video that we got right after it happened, he is an 18 year-old man whose name was ric
to change. >> reporter: from as far north as harrison street,,, as far south as mariposa street. as far west as seventh street. 1and, as far east as the embarcadero. parking around a-t-and-t 1 park will now take an even bigger bite out of your 1on non-event days, monday 1 parking in these areas will cost 25-cents an hour from 11 six until ten o'clock at night. on event days, the price skyrockets to as much as seven-dollars as hour. this means san francisco giants games, and events like the world baseball classic. which will be played at a-t- and-t park mid-month. the san francisco municipal transportation agency says the changes will make more parking spots available. and, help reduce congestion, by discouraging circling around the ballpark for parking. but as you might imagine. drivers aren't buying that. beaches furor to have to pay more. parking is already limited. his >> id is difficult. i lived down the peninsula and parking is hard to find as it is and with the press is going up it might help deter me from coming up after work after breakfast >> reporter: in san francisco, philippe dje
all week in making some big changes to traffic in downtown hayward. some girls are been turning into one way streets. it is called the hayward collect. done some drive that now flows one with starting at the intersection of foothill, mission and jackson streets. if the changes would help businesses in the area. the owners we talked to said that the businesses took a hit at the height of the project. >> the way that they can fix this will take traffic by more businesses. this should help. >> officials said that the street should be back to normal by monday morning. >> it will be everything i arrests in san francisco for tens of thousands of people. the annual st. patrick's day parade makes its way down market street starting at 11:00 a.m.. this is video from last year's eve dance. floats, dancers and musicians will start from market and second streets and end at civic center plaza. city fire chief joe and hayes-white is a grand marshal of the parade this year. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. today, though the police department begins a new strategy to fight crime. will have
that will change. the person making $10 an hour multiplied by six hours and a date = $60 per day. multiplying that by 5 days per week = $300 multiplied that by 3.33 weeks in a month that will be about $1,299 multiplied that in years you are making about $15,588. >> that is an increase of $3,000 per year. >> city councilman said that is good for employes but in the long run could have a negative impact on small businesses. a $3,000 raise for 10 employes is a $30,000 hit to a business bottom- line. >> a hit some businesses cannot afford. >> we recognize that for many small businesses to increase the minimum wage will be a significant challenge. we are doing what we can to help them through tax amnesties third efforts through start up san jose to wait permits to enable small businesses to use in storefronts. >> in san jose and jhillipe djgal kron 4 news. >> san francisco has the highest minimum wage at $10.55 an hour. san jose is a $10 even. >> just in to kron 4 news room, the united states and south korea have begun their annual military exercises after threats from north korea became more prom
are stained my help. the wind is picking up in the evening. big changes next week. we will talk all about it, coming up. >> catherine: coming up. a big reversal for a well known republican -- he's now the only g-o-p marriage. what triggered his change of heart. then, a busy east bay this weekend. what you need to know -- ahead. and at 5-30. how the u-s is now beefing up its defenses. facing the threat of a nuclear attack by north korea. the news at five continues next. mom, i invited justin over for lunch. good. no, not good. he's a vegetarian and he's going to be here in 20 minutes! [ mom ] don't stress. we can figure this out. ♪ [ male announcer ] get the speed to make a great first impression. call today to get u-verse high speed internet for as little as $14.95 a month for 12 months with a one-year price guarantee. this is delicious. ♪ [ male announcer ] save the day in an instant. at&t. ♪ >> a one-time opponent of same-sex marriage has made a dramatic turn around prominent ohio g-o-p senator rob portman announced the switch today. here's what's behind the sudden change of heart. >
change is coming to the golden gate bridge. when you cross the bridge to next wednesday morning the toll takers will be gone and so will the 15 mi. an hour speed limit. >> we're also following march madness 0 kron 4 morning news. four games we played today at h.p. pavilion in san jose. we will be right back. for your first day? yeah. ♪ dad: you'll be fine, ok? girl: ok. dad: you look so pretty. ♪ i'm overprotective. that's why i got a subaru. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. let's get a bit with weather and traffic. >> a bigger back up an expected that this early hour, a bay bridge is a hot spot. there was an accident on the incline section of the bridge. it is cleared up the traffic is backed up all the way into the macarthur maze. 580 westbound back up in the highway 24. even 24 is low approaching the maze. over 22 minutes drive time coming from the maze of the upper deck. >> we're noticing a decrease in cloud cover with temperatures mainly in the '40's. we have areas of fog but a lot of that is starting to burn off. warmer, sunny conditions into the afternoon. clear skies
just aren't coming up. >> first of us get the update with weather. that is what is changing. >> good morning erica. good morning james. contending with cloud cover. rain is on the way. rain began after 4:00 p.m.. the rain however, will fall overnight scattered showers for wednesday and thursday. >> of it for most of the bay area. an inch and have it not more for the sonoma hills. i will show you futurecast 4 in my next report. george. >> thank you erica. no hot spots. a quick commute check. the bay bridge back up improving a bit. dow to 16-18 minutes. >> the san mateo bridge highway 92 and 11 minutes commute time. hayward to foster city a good ride with no problems. a golden gate bridge commute is an easy one here 4101 southbound. we're problem free through marin county. james. >> thank you george. an update on a developing story out of richmond crews have been working over night to save a stolen yacht. it ran aground in pacifica. we brought you a live report on the kron 4 morning news. three people were on board on the arrest accused of stealing the dot. >> kron fours jackie sissel
charges. because witnesses have changed their stories. but as kron 4's dan kerman tells us. that does *not mean the case is going away. >> reporter: the d.a. could be dropping their case but that does not mean that we're dropping our case. >> this attorney is representing the family of a special needs >> when you have a child with special needs they have and to need extra compassion, extra attention. when i found out that there was abuse, and a toxic environment it was devastating. i feel like a little piece of meat diet when i heard about this. >> reporter: the abuse allegations from a handful of teachers aides. he felt as if a part of pam -- died --. part of it -- him died --. >> it feels as if our children are being victimized by not getting the justice they deserve. it does not mean that this ian abuse did not happen. >> there were abuses such as being kicked and food shop in their face. they are even lying dead or line now with food and -- shoved in their face. the to the teachers' aides are lying now or then. >> they believe that the journey is over and she is innocent. with misinfor
will be back in the sunshine enjoying seventies starting the next work week. >> a lot of changes in our extended forecast. full details on what to expect my next report. >> meantime over to the traffic desk quiet out there. a live look at the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza. a quiet ride out oakland into the city. no problems from the east shore freeway. westbound 580 or the limits approach. >> san mateo looking good in both directions of highway 92 the drive time 12-13 minutes. >> south bound 101 overnight construction getting down to the bridge. you may encounter minor delays. other than that you are good to go. no accidents for your ride out of the north bay. james. >> thank you erica. in light of today's memorial service for two santa cruz police officers killed in the line of duty. caltran is offering free rice to warn law enforcement representatives. a motorcade is scheduled to begin at 845 this morning for the santa cruz boardwalk and ocean avenue. the motorcade will travel to san jose where it is expected to arrive at the age people billion between 1030 and 11 this morning
to talk to their own family or to other people about their bodies or changes or whatever, that generation know is there to do that for them and to have that conversation starter. and i'm asking all of us girls to come together to be the first generation committed to learning more about our health. >> u by kotex created generation know to empower girls to learn about their bodies. >> so thinking about how we talk about our bodies is connected to how we value our bodies. >> workshops like these are being held all across america. >> more than half of girls in society get their information from friends, from tv. most of the stuff is just kind of like word of mouth. >> and all too often, that information is misinformation. many of the stories that are passed on from girl to girl just aren't true. they're actually myths. >> so part of this workshop is to actually bust some of these myths and be like, "okay, these are some of the things you all are hearing. are they true? are they false?" >> generation know was informational and very helpful towards knowing stuff that other people might not know
, the environment and the citythe new pope's choice of his verbal name may be a sign of big changes at the vatican. (cheers & applause) >> in his first words to the crowd a st. peter's square, francis the first kept things light >> my brothers cardinals have chose one who is from far away. but here i am." >> reporter: his election actually was not that much of a surprise. the argentine archbishop was runner up in the last papal election in 2005. but his style is very different from benedict the 16th. >> before giving you my blessing, i ask for your blessing. >> he was so natural, so easy, like we were old friends. >> reporter: the new pope is not a vatican insider. he has spent his entire career in argentina. he took the bus to work and cooked his own meals. his namesake st. francis was also known for his humility as well as his love for the poor. in argentina, he was known for his efforts to modernize the church. according to the catholic news service, however, he has also been an outspoken opponent.of abotion and same=sex marriage. the selection of a new pope also made history in a way the vatic
francisco. the new pope's choice of his name may be a sign of big changes at the vatican. he is very harmful. everybody knows that. he does not like to be full of himself. he has been outspoken opponent of abortion and same-sex marriage. new at eight, - latin american experts are weighing in on the first pope from that part of the world. as kron four's terisa estacio reports, some say the move is sending some key messages on the future of the church. >> i think this is very >> reporter: professor and director harley shaiken of the center for latin american studies at ucberkeley says at first he was surprised to hear the announcement of jorge bergolio of argentina as the next pope, but quickly realized the magnitude of this choice. it is symbolic for south america, bringing the church to an area that has lost many catholics. shaiken also says the fact that bergolio's first language is spanish also important. >> it is great that it connects beyond latin america spain's there are so many that have ties to latin america..and don't forget that here in us, fastest growing section latinos, so this
to look for to and i will give you a full detail coming up. >> we have not seen much change within the commute. this is good news for you if you are traveling the bay bridge. the volume is still building up. it is still an 13 minute drive time. the east bay freeway still looks good except for interstate 580. >> new this morning a 4.6 magnitude earthquake struck early this morning. we have a map of where it was located. as you can see, it was in the north bay centered just 3 mi. southwest of call and 30 mi. southwest of clear lake. according to the u. ss and g as it struck just after 2:00 a.m. and was followed by a 2.9 aftershock. viewers in sonoma county said they felt it, but as it stands, there are " no reports of damage or injury. >> pope francisco opened his first day as pontiff my crane at rome's main bas ilica dedicated to the virgin mary today. here is a video this morning. the pope also expected to lead his first mass with cardinals and the sistine chapel. the 76 year old was revealed yesterday and from about zero hundred and 50,000 people at st. peter's square. francis is
the total number of parking spaces to 918. >> wal-mart will make major changes to the exterior of the store adding a 10 ft. brick wall an additional landscaping. >> in the newsroom charles clifford kron 4 news. >> robberies are on the rise in san francisco. police say there is been a 25% increase. most deaths are on a personal electronics like smart phones and m p- three players. kron fours and stanley roberts is a look at how people are making it easy for peace and has tips on how you could prevent it from having to you. >> this lady has no idea i'm watching her. >> as i get closer still no reaction if you look at the reflection in the glass. you can see what has her undivided attention. it is her smart phone. >> on chestnut street in san francisco where recently something known as a strong arm or reoccur. >> it is when someone takes your personal house block it by force. be like a smart phone, m p 3 player or purse. >> to be frank most people make it easy for these. in the northern district where i am now robbers are up 11% since january. if you know this you know these numbers could go d
not they will change the services that they would be for the super bowl. if this happens that will present this to the nfl to see whether or not may 22nd if miami or the bay area will get the 50th super bowl. >> we would just have to wait and see. thank you very much will. >> here is a live look at the james lick freeway. the traffic is light. we will talk about the changes coming up. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] call to get u-verse tv starting at $19 a month for 2 years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. >> welcome back. we are tracking a major hot spot on the east shore freeway on interstate 80. two lanes remain blocked on carlson boulevard. you should use the richmond parkway and yellow as an alternate route. we have heard about a another accident coming out of pittsburgh we
in the fifties. spectacular visibility sunshine tomorrow and the east bay valleys will see mid 70's. changes however, with cooler temperatures some clouds over california. this part of a weather system and remember you can watch the weather forecast whenever it is convenient for you on our 24/7 bay area news channel. you can also get headlines and live traffic. it's on comcast 193 and you can also watch it live on it's the first weekend of spring but winter is refusing to loosen its hold on the rockies. despite warmer weather ahead of us in the forecast much of colorado is being pummeled by a massive snow storm. this is video taken from denver, colorado. the national weather service says denver could see up to seven inches of snow today. adding on to the ten to fifteen inches of snowfall that has already fallen. a little ways north of denver travelers along interstate 25 were stopped cold by a major crash. the colorado state police says that as many as 20 to 50 vehicles were involved in the accident. including a semi-tanker that caught on fire. meanwhile in the eastern part of the
. on saturday night. 17-year old hanren chang. was crossing sloat boulevard. when she was struck. a student who knew chang says, many people are now trying to cope with the devastating loss. >> she was very involved so it is really to see her go in such a tragic way. everybody is in a state of morning--mourning. they are all understanding and the teachers arseno we go to the countless officers we need to. senate we can go to the counselor's office if we need to. " there for each other" >> pam: hanren chang was a junior at lowell high school in san francisco. police say, the driver of the car stopped at the scene. and was arrested on >> suspicion of dui. this just in to the kron4 newsroom. the a-r-15 assault rifle stolen in the burglary of an unmarked s-f-p-d vehicle. has been recovered tonight. kron4 has learned -- the rifle was stolen from the south of market district late saturday night. s-f-p-d will release additional information new at 11. this gun buyback has sparked controversy with public funds to fuel the gun buyback. tomorrow, the public will be able to see the amount and types of hand
to put 1 ft. in front of the other and go on because it is not going to change it. >> pam: mary perez says, some new donations are coming in. but for the first time in 28 years, she says, it does not look like she will be able to hold the annual "christmas for everyone" event. the charity has been targeted before. back in 2009, it was burglarized 5- times during a months time. >> we're tracking the storm. as rain clouds rolls through the bay area tonight. there have been scattered showers all over. this is a look at san francisco and walnut creek. as you can see some light drizzle and wet roads. but no heavy rainfall. now we take you live to. fremont. kron 4's jeff bush continues our storm coverage. jeff? >> reporter: pam, i can tell you that it is very cold and very wet in fremont. the rain has been coming down all night long. this is a video from what we filmed earlier. it is a fine rain. but what there is is a lot of it i drove here from san jose through fremont and it was less than perfect. many white knuckle moments and speaking of san jose they have had problems. people that wer
are anticipating the changes in the weather department. it will feel more lik >> traffic headed into san francisco is getting busy, not backed up but more cars approaching the toll plaza. if you fasttrack, you will save some time. nothing on the bridge to slow you down when to get through the toll plaza. slow getting up to the pay gates if you are getusing cash. the back of westbound 580 it continues back up. when she gets a 680 dublin and a change, it is a good ride out of dublin and to castro valley. >> of body was found in the montgomery streets bart station. will tran is live on the scene with the latest. >> the body was found at the montgomery bart station right behind me. the good news is that you will not have any problems at the station. it is not shut down. here's video from the scene, around 9:40 p.m. last night investigators are still wondering how the person managed to get on top of the elevator. i just got up there myself and it is nearly impossible. they are scratching their heads. when a man got in the elevator, he hit a button to go up and on the way up he heard a crash. the crunch
in recent years san jose's adam rocks school district has season little change. but dan tells us that's about a change. >> reporter: after holding off on making cuts students in the alam rock school district will face dramatic cut backs as the district has to reduce it's spending by $8 million over the next two years. >> as a result of the state recession we're getting significantly less money per student 1500 less per student for what the state gain feed us. we've been declining guaranteed us. laying off 80 teachers. increasing class size from 24 to 20. music and after school sports programs would likely see cut backs too. plans to close two elementary schools. rogers which you see here and slonacer. rogers kids were tranfered to ryan elementary. slonacer kids were tranfered to hubbard elementary. the cuts should not impact student performance which has been on the rise. >> we have wonderful teachers. they're going to continue doing the great job and the good news is that the state of the economy is improving. the governor has a proposal that will bring additional revenue to us. once
ohio g-o-p senator rob portman announced the switch today. here's what's behind his sudden change of heart. >> i'm announcing today a change of heart on an issue that a lot of people feel strongly about >> grant: that issue.a controversial one.whether gay couples should have the right to marry. and at the heart of portman's reversal, a revelation two years ago.the senator describes as a moment of enlightenment >> >> which is my son came to jane, my wife, and i, told us that he was gay, and that it was not a choice, and that it's just part of who he is, and that's who he'd been that way for as long as >> his son, will came out to his parents while a freshman at yale university, and soon after portman was elected to the u-s senate.. >> what was your reaction when you talked to him? >> love. support, you know, 110%.surprise, yeah no idea, yeah. >> though never outspoken against gay marriage, the staunch conservative it. he says his son's courage to come out launched a process for him to rethink his long- standing position confiding in his faith and in his son's unique perspective. >>
to make the change permanent. bart might also be considering expanding service in the east bay. possibly as far north as hercules. kron 4's charles clifford has details and shows us where the new train routes could run. r district 7 bart board member zakhary mallet is floating the idea of buil lines north fre city of richmond as a way to relieve chronic traffic congestion along interstate 80. let's take a look at a google earth map of the area. right now the richmond station, which is here in the middle of the city, is the northern most stop on the richmond-fremont bart line. the idea would be to extend that line to the north parrell to the path of nearby interstate 80. along that route, new bart stations could be added in san pablo here near the richmond hilltop shopping centers... further north in pinole... and there could even be service all the way to hercules... if not further... now, none of this is even close to being a done deal. i spoke with a bart spokeperson today who said that this is just one of many ideas and projects the transit agency is considering. there are no artist r
. we have changes to talk about starting the next work weeks. >> we will see more aware of cloud cover wednesday into thursday we are looking at a 30 percent chance of rain. >> big changes to talk about. spring showers back of the forecast. at 4:02 let u just the morning ride with njanu . >> early tracking a hot spot in the traffic center southbound 280 on laughlin. 2 lanes are blocked. emergency crews are on the scene. we will continue to track that. taking a look at the bay bridge is we will start with the bay bridge. traffic is light at the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza. >> send a tail light as rel. and 11 minutes drive time. >> as well. no incidents at the golden gate bridge. >> looking at the rest of the maps going back you could see the east bay ride is looking like. the same for the peninsula. the north bay as well. we we will monitor the accident back to you james. >> taking you to live pictures out in quantico virginia. three marines are dead after a standoff a press conference is under way. >> this is a tragic loss for the marine corps which has had a number of tragic
on the changes as the countdown continues. also - the search is on for an escaped inmate. how he managed to walk right by security to freedom! been waiting for the price of mattresses to fall? then hurry, sleep train's beautyrest and posturepedic closeout sale ends sunday. save up to 40% on closeout sets from beautyrest and posturepedic. save hundreds on floor samples and closeout inventory. these prices are falling fast, but these deals won't last. sleep train's beautyrest and posturepedic closeout sale ends sunday. superior service, best selection, lowest price, guaranteed. ♪ sleep train ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ >> police are looking for a man who managed to escape from the santa cruz county jail today. jesse parsons was released from custody when he posed as another inmate with a similar name and appearance. staffers did not follow proceedure - and did not confirm his identity before releasing him. parsons was last seen walking towards the san lorenzo river area. he was arrested for several outstanding warrants including trespassing. petty theft. substance abuse. resist
is now officially all automatic. we will have the latest on the change coming up in a live report. >> a for alarm fire breaks out over my and san francisco's bayview district, we are live on the scene. >> we are also just hours away from another historic supreme court hearing today the high court will hear the defense of marriage act. >> there is an accident on 880 and the southbound direction and the fast lane is blocked against the center divider. this vehicle shot across the lanes before he struck the divider. it is backing up the ride all the way to highway 84. the back of my otherwise have been worse but there was another crash is stevenson in the southbound direction holding up the traffic. >> here is a quick look at your wednesday forecast. we do have showers in the pitcher and this is on tap for this afternoon. most of us will remain dry. we're off to a mild start and afternoon will be mostly cloudy. friday is expected to be the warmest day of the week. i will have your full details coming up. >> our top story this morning. the golden gate bridge has officials agone automa
the bay forecast highlights major changes. we will see an increase in cloud cover heading into tuesday. a small cold front dropping from the pacific northwest will bring cloud cover, rain to our area that will stretch into wednesday. >> wednesday will see a mix of sun and showers. >> possible to see the showers later into thursday. i do not think we will see rain on friday. but remnants of the cold front classes' skies and temperatures on the cold front. >> sunshine blue skies and temperatures start to climb as we transition into the weekend. >> we have a lot to talk about in your extended forecast. i will have more details on the impending rain in my next report. >> meantime, at the traffic desk light not tracking any hot spots. >> a live look outside at the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza of doing just fine for your ride out oakland into san francisco. >> metering lights are not active. we're seeing tops speeds up the incline and across the upper deck. >> is that mattel bridge no problems to alert you to. no accidents that drive is 12- 13 minutes. >> last but not least the gold
and in the low '70's beating its records from 2002. bernie back to current conditions we do have card changes on the way. it will be warmer start to the day but we will see tempters peak pretty early. partly cloudy and cooler tomorrow than it looks like we have rain on the way. as the head of the workweek. right now we're of 53 degrees had a of the door in downtown san francisco. of the '40's and low 50's in the south there right now. it is pretty nice if you are in the south bay. 70 degrees expected in mountain view. 22 degrees for evergreen. los 7 is for the delta. 72 degrees expected in livermore. and it covers 64 these bayshore. 68 in union city. downtown santos is coming in mid-60s. 61 for ocean beach and mainly upper 60s and low '70's for the north bay. 70 degrees for napa. if we turn our attention to satellite and radar, we are saying that cloud cover being comment. most of the north moisture is to the north of us but we could see some light sprinkles this evening. that meant in terms of what weather is had our way on tuesday. crime widespread on 1 separate>> the national weather servi
:11. >> a look at the golden gate bridge ride on 101 is not bad. as for the weather changes are on the way. we will get a look at the forecast with =dj thyou eat weiyou lose it's a great plan... until you get hungry. that's the time to take slimful. one tasty 90-calorie slimful and a glass of water satisfies hunger for hours making it easier to eat smaller meals, and resist snacking. your friends might think you found the secret to losing weight. but it's no secret... it's slimful. eating less is a beautiful thing. >> welcome back us get the weather details our bookstore with erica. >> we will continue to see an increase in cloud cover throughout the day. satellite and radar monitoring the rain. the relatively strong cold front approaching the pacific northwest will slide down impacting the bay area. >> we could see rain drops on your evening ride home. >> taking a look at future cast 4 set up for 5:00. getting out from work or school and an increase in cloud cover you will see. the ban is right around the santa rosa line but will spread south. by 8:00 p.m. moderate to he
the pontiff could bring change. >> as he began he said before i can feel my blessings on you i need your blessing on leave. that spoke volumes about the kind of poke you want. >> he was the archbishop of dublin skerries making him the first pontiff from latin america. >> it is great that they chose him. >> he is a very humble man. he takes the bus and subway to work every day. >> francis takes the helm of the catholic church doesn't and rocked by sex abuse scandals and claims of corruption. some believe francis could turn around. he may be the one to change the catholic church i do not know if he will be the one but at least did represent a change. >> this is a passionate creature he is committed to the social justice causes in our country. i am pretty sure he will be also now he has to address this issue worldwide. >> i embolus of raney kron 4 news. >> and what is in a name?. the pope's decision to call himself francis seems to be a very symbolic cold. is the first pope to take the name which comes from 2¢. one is st. francis of assisi will get of his wealth and dedicated his life to h
james fletcher. >> i am anny hong. >> a pretty mild. we do see changes in the form of what weather. here is erica with our forecast. >> good morning to both of you temperatures in the mid to upper '40's we have a couple of low 50s. >> we have high clouds streaming in and some lower clouds along the coastline heading into the afternoon. the clouds will continue on. temperatures however, will be in the '60s and '70s. it will be a another gorgeous day around the bay area. expect more cloud cover by later tonight. >> looking at the numbers. flirting with 50 in fairfield. 53 in antioch. upper '40's down our east bay shoreline. mid-40s in daly city. taking a look at your afternoon highs. plenty of '60s. low seventies in some of our east bay and interior valleys. >> fairfield with a high of 71. the site for antioch. 65 in san mateo. >> it will be cool on the coastline pacifca, have mande, daly city. >> looking at satellite and radar picture what is happening this system will bring wet weather to the bay area. it is crawling out of the pacific making its way closer to home. >> we are seeing some
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